Government Senator, Robert Morgan, is rejecting a suggestion by the Opposition that the Holness-administration has failed to take into consideration the interest of the disabled while it’s currently implementing road and infrastructure projects.
Opposition Senator, Floyd Morris made the allegation in the Upper House today.
Senator Morgan rejected Senator Morris’ allegation saying that the Government has displayed sensitivity to the interest of the disabled while it rolls out road and infrastructure projects.
The Government Senator noted that several sidewalks are populated with impediments including utility polls.
Senator Morgan defended the Government’s track record of protecting the interest of the disabled.
Meanwhile, Senator Morgan says the new Parliamentary building which will be built in Heroes Circle will be the most disabled friendly parliament in the Caribbean.
The Government Senator was responding to comments by Opposition Senator Floyd Morris in the Senate.